5 Reasons to Use RPA in the Healthcare Revenue Cycle

The impact of COVID-19 is still being felt in healthcare. Coupled with the Great Resignation, hospitals and healthcare organizations are stretched thinner than ever. The American Hospital Association (AHA) stated in a recent analysis that there will be a shortage of up to 3.2 million healthcare workers by 2026. Technologies like Robotic Process Automation (RPA)Continue reading “5 Reasons to Use RPA in the Healthcare Revenue Cycle”

Why RPA is (Still) a Game Changer in the Post-COVID Era

COVID-19 challenged healthcare systems around the globe with massive disruption, quickly escalating the need for social distancing, virtual patient appointments, and added efficiencies. Critical areas of focus like telemedicine, lab testing, and revenue cycle management required efficient processes to be implemented at warp speed. CIOs quickly realized that more efficient capabilities were the key toContinue reading “Why RPA is (Still) a Game Changer in the Post-COVID Era”

Make Healthcare Work Smarter

A recent report by the American Hospital Association, highlighted the pressures faced by hospitals and health systems. During the recent surges, hospitals saw the number of COVID-19 infected patients rise while other patient volumes fell. This drove up expenses and added significant financial pressure to already overwhelmed organizations. Most of the nation’s hospitals were operatingContinue reading “Make Healthcare Work Smarter”

Moving Beyond Buzzwords in Healthcare

There are a lot of buzzwords in healthcare. From slick marketing copy to conferences, zoom sessions and everyday conversations, we toss around buzzwords to mean a myriad of different things, sometimes left to the interpretation (or imagination) of the reader. The healthcare landscape is a mystifying maze for purchasers and consumers disoriented by a lackContinue reading “Moving Beyond Buzzwords in Healthcare”

Powering Digital Transformation in the Revenue Cycle

Automation technologies in healthcare are changing the way people work, by powering completion of mundane, tedious tasks, allowing humans to focus on higher-priority items that require empathy, conversation, and communication. It’s not Artificial Intelligence (AI), but rather automation technologies like Robotic Process Automation (RPA), and Intelligent Automation (IA), that accelerate cash flow and positively impactContinue reading “Powering Digital Transformation in the Revenue Cycle”

The CIO’s Secret Weapon: Automation

Operational continuity in the age of COVID-19 has been difficult for healthcare CIOs. They have been tasked with implementing new technologies like telehealth, while maintaining the safety of their teams and shifting to a work from home environment. In order to prevent long-term disruption, CIOs expect a bigger emphasis on increasing operational efficiency in 2022Continue reading “The CIO’s Secret Weapon: Automation”

Top Healthcare Technology Trends for 2022

There is no one-size-fits-all approach in healthcare. There are many challenges, roadblocks, and ever-changing conditions. This was especially evident in the last year as we worked to support people and improve healthcare processes throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. As we position CIOs and other HealthIT executives for continued challenges in 2022, we look at trends andContinue reading “Top Healthcare Technology Trends for 2022”

The Great Resignation Affects Healthcare

A record-high of 4.4 million people, or 3% of workers, quit their jobs in September according to the Labor Department’s latest Job Openings and Labor Turnover survey. Hires and total separations were at 6.5 million and 6.2 million, respectively. Automation tools have proven successful for healthcare organizations looking to alleviate administrative burdens, mitigate turnovers, speedContinue reading “The Great Resignation Affects Healthcare”

Is RPA the Future of Revenue Sustainability?

2020 was a difficult year for hospitals. Losses due to the pandemic were projected to be at least $323.1 billion in the US. In addition, over three dozen hospitals closed their doors due to fluctuating volumes. And it’s not just hospitals that have been affected. Providers of all kinds — from primary care physicians andContinue reading “Is RPA the Future of Revenue Sustainability?”

Why Business Process Automation Is Essential For The Healthcare Sector

Business process automation has proven to be imperative for the healthcare ecosystem, improving business functions, speeding data migrations, and empowering human teams by streamlining repetitive, tedious tasks. What Does Business Process Automation Look Like in Healthcare? The goal of automation is not to replace healthcare staff, but rather to augment the human workforce and enableContinue reading “Why Business Process Automation Is Essential For The Healthcare Sector”